How to Communicate with Your Advisor

Drop in Advising

Drop ins are for quick questions with an advisor, typically lasting 5 to 10 minutes. Discussions that take longer require a scheduled appointment. Drop ins are typically held twice a week. Times will vary. Students can see the first available advisor during drop ins.

Here are the remaining Fall 2019 drop in hours:

Mondays 1-3p.m. (last one is on 12/9)

Thursdays 12-2p.m. (last one is on 12/12)

Wednesday, Dec. 18th, 11-2p.m (last drop in for the Fall semester)

Drop in advising is appropriate for the following:

  • Check on completion of general education requirements
  • Question about campus resources
  • Clarification of a policy, procedure, date, or deadline
  • Transfer course pre-approval
  • Study Abroad course pre-approval
  • SAP forms


Appointments are scheduled meetings with an advisor, typically lasting 30 minutes. Current Psychology BA and Psychological Science BS students can schedule an appointment with their assigned advisor by logging into Trellis. Non Psyc students and Psyc minors can attend drop in advising for questions. 

yazzier [at] email [dot] arizona [dot] edu (subject: Advising%20Question) (Randy Yazzie): A-F

kerib [at] email [dot] arizona [dot] edu (subject: Advising%20Question) (Keri Bishop): G-M

shelleyb [at] email [dot] arizona [dot] edu (subject: Advising%20Question) (Shelley Gill): N-Z

Appointments are appropriate for the following:

  • Academic Probation
  • Academic Renewal
  • Career Advising
  • Check on Degree Progress
  • Degree Audits
  • Discuss registration
  • Long-term Planning of Academic Career
  • Prospective High School Student
  • Readmission
  • Questions about policy, exceptions, etc. 


Students can contact their specific advisor for quick questions involving: 

  • General education requirements
  • Campus resources
  • Department resources
  • Dates/deadlines


Department of Psychology

Psychology building, Room 312

For scheduled advising appointments, there is a self check-in station outside of Room 312

Phone: (520) 621-7439